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Secretary Tillerson’s Remarks at the UN Security Council Session on Nuclear Non-Proliferation

“Ultimately, we each have a sovereign responsibility to ensure that we keep the world safe from nuclear warfare, the aftermath of which will transgress all borders. The United States will continue … to work to halt the proliferation of nuclear weapons. We ask all peace-loving nations to join us in this mission.”

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Secretary Rex Stillerson’s Remarks: North Korea’s Missile Launch

North Korea’s provocative missile launch represents the second time the people of Japan, a treaty ally of the United States, have been directly threatened in recent weeks.

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Statement by President Donald J. Trump on North Korea

Threatening and destabilizing actions only increase the North Korean regime’s isolation in the region and among all nations of the world. All options are on the table.

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Fourth Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Attack at Ghouta, Syria

Fourth Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Attack at Ghouta, Syria Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC August 21, 2017 Four years ago today, the Syrian regime launched a horrific chemical attack with the nerve agent sarin on the opposition-controlled suburb of Ghouta in Damascus – leaving more than 1,400 Syrians dead, many of […]

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Conclusion of UN Negotiations on a Treaty to Ban Nuclear Weapons

The United States is fully committed to responsible nonproliferation and disarmament efforts and to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

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U.S. Strongly Condemns DPRK’s Launch of an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

Secretary Tillerson: “Testing an ICBM represents a new escalation of the threat to the United States, our allies and partners, the region, and the world.”

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U.S. Statement to the NPT Preparatory Committee – Cluster 2: Regional Issues

The United States reaffirms the critical role of the NPT in enhancing the security of all States Parties and promoting regional security and stability.

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U.S. Statement to the NPT Preparatory Committee – Cluster 2: Nonproliferation

As we look toward the fiftieth anniversary of the Non-Proliferation Treaty, it is important to recall the successes we have achieved and challenges we have faced in advancing our shared nonproliferation goals.

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U.S. Statement to the NPT Preparatory Committee – Cluster 1: Disarmament

The United States remains committed to the implementation of all provisions of the NPT, including Article VI, and to the steadfast pursuit of the Treaty’s objectives.

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U.S. Statement to the 2017 Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review Conference

Ambassador Wood: “let us work together over the coming days to ensure that the Treaty remains strong and vibrant, that it continues to serve our core interests, and that it helps us fulfill our highest aspirations for a safe, secure and peaceful future together.”

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